Werribee Racing Club
P. (03) 9741 1800
F. (03) 9741 0872
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Werribee Racing Club
Werribee Racing Club is located in the largest and fastest growing municipality in Victoria and the fourth fastest and largest in Australia.
Wyndham is forecast to grow from 130,000 to 280,000 people by 2026. Future growth areas currently being investigated by the Victoria State Government would see Wyndham grow to over 400,000 people.
The Werribee City Centre is Wyndham’s Principal Activity Centre. It is a true City Centre in every sense: a major centre for business, government, retail, entertainment, arts, culture, community, sport and leisure. Featuring natural assets including the Werribee River and Wyndham Park, the Werribee City Centre is “the Heart of Wyndham”
The Werribee Racing Club is located less than 30 Minutes from the Melbourne CBD with easy access by road and public transport.
Whether it is a day at the races, brand exposure for your business or a function – Werribee Racing Club is perfectly positioned to help.
For all enquiries please contact Werribee Racing Club on 9741 1800.
We look forward to seeing you at the races!!
Travel & Accommodation
|Bulban Road, Werribee|
DISTANCE FROM MELBOURNE AIRPORT
|A bus service runs regularly from Melbourne to Werribee. On Werribee Cup Day a shuttle bus service operates between the station and the racecourse. Please see website for details of this service.|
|Werribee Racecourse is a 25 minute / 32 kilometre leisurely drive from Melbourne via the Princes Highway. From the Princes Highway, take the Werribee turn-off and drive through Werribee, turning left just past the railway line into Cottrell Street. At the round-about turn left into Bulban Road where parking is available 500 metres on the right-hand side. Public parking is available on Werribee Cup Day and ‘Kids Day Out’ via Ballan Road.|
|A train service runs regularly from Melbourne to Werribee. The train station is approximately 3km from the racecourse.|
|Werribee and the greater region of Werribee Park offer visitors a unique range of attractions. Discover Werribee's iconic historic sites, magnificent gardens and exciting wildlife park; attractions include: Werribee Park Mansion, Victoria State Rose Garden, Werribee Open Range Zoo, You Yangs Regional Park and Shadowfax Winery.
The Chirnside family originally owned much of the Werribee Plains and built Werribee Park Mansion in the late 1870s. The colonial homestead is Victoria’s largest private residence and has become one of state’s major tourist attractions after it was purchased by the State Government of Victoria and restored to its original splendour.
See how one of Victoria’s richest families lived on this twelve-hectare property. Journey into the world of contemporary sculpture with a stroll through Werribee Park Sculpture Walk’s interesting collection of work by Australia’s leading sculptors. Inhale the perfume of 5,000 roses at Victoria State Rose Garden (best from November to April).
Wildlife and adventure
Come face-to-face with giraffes, zebras, wallabies and emus at Werribee Open Range Zoo. View the largest collection of military aircraft in the southern hemisphere at RAAF Museum in Point Cook. Go walking in the You Yangs Regional Park and discover Aboriginal rock wells on Big Rock.
|Quest Werribee (preferred partner)
Quest apartments in Werribee are a new property, opened in 2012 and offer excellent accommodation.
Quest offer Studio, 1,2 and 3 bedroom apartments and in-room kitchen facilities.
Only a short walk to the racecourse and situated in the heart of Werribee's main street precinct, it is the perfect option for visitor's to the racecourse, our function centre or visiting the area.
Property address: 69 Synnot Street, Werribee, VIC, 3030
For bookings, contact 1800 334 033
The Mansion Hotel and Spa
(03) 9731 4000
Best Western Werribee Park Motor Inn
werribeepark.bestwestern.com.au - (03) 9741 7222
Comfort Inn & Suites Werribee
www.choicehotels.com.au - (03) 9741 9944
Abbotts Apartment Motels
www.abbottsapartmentmotels.com.au - (03) 9974 8000
www.cartercottages.com.au - 0424 867 259
The 2013/14 Season at the Werribee Racing Club sees the Club’s marquee event, the Werribee Cup, return to Spring after six (6) years absence and will be held on the Wednesday following Melbourne Cup week – Wednesday 13th November. This will once again mean that the Club will play an important role in the highly successful Spring Racing Carnival along with other major Provincial Cup meetings including the Geelong Cup, followed by Bendigo, Kyneton, Werribee and Ballarat.
The Werribee Racing Club will be holding 9 race meetings throughout the season which include our four (4) Premium Event Days and also the return of the highly regarded Community Clubs Race Day
The Werribee Racing Club understands the importance of reciprocal rights at other racing venues and as a result has for season 2013/14 negotiated with the three (3) Metropolitan Clubs & selected Interstate Clubs to provide an increased reciprocal rights program for our Members totalling 55 days throughout the season.
Werribee Racing Club
Phone: (03) 9741 1800
Fax: (03) 9741 0872